Craig added: “I know where you’re going, but I don’t actually want to have that conversation.
“I know what you’re trying to do, but it’s wrong. It’s absolutely wrong.
“She’s a f—— great writer. One of the best English writers around. I said, ‘Can we get her on the film?’ That’s where I came from.”
And now Phoebe has spoken for herself in a new interview with the BBC, claiming the franchise heads were modernising Bond themselves anyway and she was simply recruited because she’s writer, as Craig said.
The 34-year-old said: “They were already doing that themselves. They’re having that conversation with themselves the whole time.”